Tag Archives: Calgar

A Prot Quick n’ Dirty Battle Report: Ultramarines vs. Death Guard 2000 Pts.

Old School versus New School So far the Ultramarines have had a tremendous amount of success since the codex came out. That being said I’ve had very little chance to play some of my more unfavourable matchups: Tau, Eldar, Dark Eldar, etc. On the other hand a lot of wins have come from tough match ups like Necrons (anti infantry),

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Trying Old and New Things with Ultramarines 2.0

Things have been going really well with the new codex. But there’s been one elephant in the room…. well actually 2 of them: The Repulsor and Repulsor Executioner. Every list previous to the 2.0 update to my Ultramarines have included 3 of these. With the update I’ve gone down to 1 of each variant. At first I was quite peeved

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New 8th Edition Space Marines have Landed: We’re Feeling out the Strange, New Meta!

Excuse me it’s been a while since I did a battle report but I soon discovered with the new codex that… there’s a lot to discover! In this article I will share some of my early findings (positives and negatives) while sprinkling in some various shots of games (not just my own.) I’ve been playing a lot of games whenever

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Testing Shadowspear and Vigilus Ablaze

Hello everyone! Sorry to have left such a gap. I haven’t been posting as much as usual but I have been playing, and painting a LOT. I’m several games in now with the reveal of the new Ablaze Detachments and I’ve tried every unit now from Shadowspear and tried to form my own conclusions on the new units. In a

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A Vigilus Battle Report: The Indomnitus Crusaders

The Ultramarines struggle to defend the Vigilus world and keep the Nihilus open for the Imperium. Marneus Calgar, fresh from his Primaris conversion process, struggles with the pain in the aftermath but the Orks care not for there is only war. I have played quite a few games using the new Specialist Detachment found in the Vigilus Campaign Book. In

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Games Workshop Vigilus Campaign Reveal: Calgar goes Primaris and so does the Victrix Guard. (Some Black Legion as well!)

I’m super excited by this, and I know it’s a very contentious issue in our hobby but we all have to understand; the hobby has to grow. To quote the most hated of Xenos scum… it’s for “The Greater Good”. Love or hate Primaris this weekend Games Workshop revealed what their teaser video had hinted at. Marneus Calgar would step

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